Eight die after shootout in Nuevo Laredo

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Updated: Jun. 2, 2021 at 6:32 PM CDT
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LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) - The U.S. Consulate posted on their social media pages Tuesday night that they were tracking several shootings across Nuevo Laredo and put out a “shelter in place” order for U.S. government personnel until 6 a.m. on Wednesday morning.

According to several Mexican media outlets, the shootings were between soldiers and members of a criminal organization.

Eight deaths have been reported from this incident.

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